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CFP | Sessions on the History of Stereoscopic Photography

Call for Papers The National Stereoscopic Association’s Sessions on the History of Stereoscopic Photography III at the 48th Annual 3D-Con The Hotel Murano, Tacoma, Washington August 5, 2022 https://3d-con.com/?id=nsa_3d_con_menu The National Stereoscopic Association is happy to announce plans for a live convention. We seek scholarly papers on the history of stereography for our third annual “Sessions.” […]

Carlo Crivelli: Shadows on the Sky

23 February — 29 May 2022

Ikon presents the first exhibition in the UK dedicated to the work of Renaissance artist Carlo Crivelli. Shadows on the Sky highlights his experimental use of perspective, trompe l’oeil (optical illusion) and sculptural relief to create illusions of illusionism. Such cleverness was conveyed with consummate craftsmanship and foiled by an extraordinary elegance. Crivelli’s paintings both suggest […]

Interior Spaces Platform

The newly created Interior Spaces Platform seeks to bring together international scholars with a research interest in 19th and 20thc Interiors. Hosted at KU Leuven, the website will advertise news, events and publications in this exciting field, as well as links to members’ individual research profiles. At least one workshop will take place every year, […]

Virtual Symposium ‘Creative Homemaking: Visualising Home in Times of Crisis’

Wednesday, 23 March 2022 09.00 - 17.00 UK/GMT

In recent times, the notion of ‘home’ has been associated with different experiences. For some individuals, the home has become a safe sanctuary from outside threats. For others, it has become a place of increased domestic tensions that have resulted in new challenges in the ways one is experiencing home. This one-day virtual Symposium ‘Creative […]

Crafting Identities. Handicraft Programmes in Times of War, Genocide and their Aftermaths, c. 1890-1950

September 13-14, 2022 (deadline March 31, 2022)

Call for Papers 13-14 September 2022, Holocaust Exhibition and Learning Centre at the University of Huddersfield, United Kingdom Subject Fields: Art History & Visual Studies, Textile History/ Studies, Craft History, Cultural History/ Studies, History of Disability, History of Emotions, History of Humanitarianism, History of War, Material Culture, Military History, Refugee History/ Studies, Social History/ Studies, […]

Conference – Encountering Carlo Crivelli: From the Workshop to the Museum

Friday 25 February 2022 / 10.00am — 5.00pm

Organised in partnership with The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, this free event will be live streamed via YouTube. To watch online, please subscribe to Ikon Gallery’s YouTube channel. Full list of speakers and day schedule to be announced. This conference brings together international scholars, contemporary artists and museum professionals to present research on the work of Carlo […]

CFP: Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art | Bodies in Action

Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art Volume 10, Issue 1, Spring 2023 Bodies in Action: Performance Art in China   Performance art bases an artist’s practice on direct action. In China, performance art is known by the term xingwei yishu (lit. behaviour art). Other terms include action art (xingdong yishu), body art (shenti yishu) and live […]

Counter-Image International Conference 2022 and Photo Impulse Final Conference

July 13-15, 2022

Counter-Image International Conference 2022 and Photo Impulse Final Conference – Decolonizing visuality: working towards sustainable sociocultural practices Lisbon, 13th to 15th July 2022 This edition of the Counter Image International Conference is an association with Photo Impulse research project, funded by FCT (PTDC/COM-OUT/29608/2017). Photo Impulse investigates the photographic and film productions of the geodesic, geographical […]

Art History Festival | Theatrical Life Drawing Workshop: Style Rebels

Room 32 | Saturday 25 September 2021 | 2-3.30pm

Image credit: Margaux Porton, National Gallery Originary Arts invite you to see and draw differently with contemporary figures juxtaposed against seventeenth-century Italian paintings. Give life drawing a go, experiment with mark-making and build your creative confidence. They are a Brighton-based arts company who invite people to play with colour, shape, creativity and curiosity. Drawing from […]

Art History Festival | Theatrical Life Drawing Workshop: Black Dandies

Room 32 | Saturday 25 September 2021 | 11am-12.30pm

Image credit: Lisa Howard Originary Arts invite you to see and draw differently with contemporary figures juxtaposed against seventeenth-century Italian paintings. Give life drawing a go, experiment with mark-making and build your creative confidence. They are a Brighton-based arts company who invite people to play with colour, shape, creativity and curiosity. Drawing from life and […]